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Resolutions may only be submitted by NBCSL members in good financial standing at the time of resolution submission(s). NBCSL will verify current membership status.

Resolutions will be accepted from legislators and should be emailed to resolutions@nbcsl.org. Deadlines for the 2017 Submissions are Friday, September 2, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. ET for all current NBCSL legislators and Friday, September 23, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. ET for NBCSL Policy Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs.

Resolution(s) submitted must be national in scope, consistent with NBCSL’s mission and established policy, and should contain a qualifying background summary statement. Below is a sample format and language guideline in drafting your submission(s).

• WHEREAS - This clause should provide a brief, accurate background for the issue the resolution addresses.

• THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED – This clause should propose solutions or a recommended position/action.

Should you have further questions about the NBCSL resolution process, please contact the NBCSL national office at 202-624-5457 or visit http://nbcsl.org/index.php/public-policy/resolutions